Daves Smith and White became the latest to qualify for the Middy Baggin Machine Summer Series final at Lake View Fishery last week.
White finished last Wednesday’s qualifier in ninth place, but progressed by default, while third place was enough to see Smith through on Saturday.
Ant Lee and Brian Greenbury topped the matches.
Coalville angler Terry Cockburn Junior, meanwhile, topped a field of 24 anglers at Sunday’s open with a fine haul of 114lb 13oz.
Results (top five) – Wednesday qualifier: 1 Ant Lee (LVS) 142lb 13oz (canal peg 12), 2 Ken Daws (Sensas) 128lb 13oz (lagoon 4), 3 Steve Haywood (Middy) 123lb 6oz (lagoon 21), 4 Bob Greenbury (Drennan) 111lb 11oz (canal 6), 5 Mick Beckhurst (Preci-Spark Sports) 105lb 13oz (canal 14).
Saturday qualifier: 1 Brian Greenbury (Dynamite) 107lb 3oz (lagoon peg 9), 2 Sean Huggins (Drennan/Dynamite) 106lb 9oz (lagoon 21), 3 Dave Smith (Soar Tackle) 104lb 6oz (canal 3), 4 Bob Greenbury (Drennan) 100lb 10oz (lagoon 24), 5 Chris Neal (Rutlander) 97lb 8oz (canal 26).
Sunday Open: 1. Terry Cockburn Jnr 114lb 13oz (canal peg 5), 2 Bronson Arme (LVS) 108lb 3oz (canal 29), 3 Ken Daws (Sensas) 96lb 15oz (lagoon 22), 4 Shaun Kemp (LVS) 95lb 1oz (canal 21), 5 Danny Higgins (Woodhouse Ang Cen/Dynamite Baits) 95lb (canal 13).